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Mustine

Synopsis
Podcast. This programme explains how the use of sulfur mustard, or mustard gas - a blister-causing agent used as a weapon during World War I - led to some of the earliest trials for anti-cancer drugs. [7 minutes]
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2017
Subjects
Chemistry; Medical sciences
Keywords
chemical weapons; chemotherapy; World War 1; cancer research; cancer treatment

Online availability

URI
https://www.chemistryworld.com/podcasts/mustine/2500522.article
Price
free
Delivery
Streamed

Credits

Contributor
Michael Freemantle

Distributor

Name

Chemistry World

Email
http://www.rsc.org/locations-contacts/contact-us
Web
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Phone
+44 (0) 1223 420066
Address
Thomas Graham House
Cambridge
Notes
The online journal of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

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